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Ottawa NWR is seeking enthusiastic, friendly volunteers to assist staff in the day to day operations of the refuge. Most duties will require the ability to work independently. Administration: Duties include but are not limited to greeting visitors, answering phones, providing refuge information to the general public, filing, computer data entry, selling annual use permits. General Maintenance: Duties include but are not limited to: trail maintenance, light painting, mowing. Ability to work with hand tools and small mowers required. Valid drivers license required to operate government vehicles.
Couples: In return for 24 hours per week per person, the refuge will provide full hookups, including 50 amp elec, water and sewer. A minimum of 3 month commitment is preferred.
Singles: In return for 32 hours per week, the refuge will provide full hookups, including 50 amp elec, water and sewer. A minimum of 3 month commitment is preferred.